Tag Archives: Anti Ransomware

Microsoft releases patches for exploits used by NSA’s hacking tools

Microsoft has released patches for the 3 more vulnerabilities, which were found in the exploit tools created by NSA and subsequently released by ShadowBrokers. Last month, WannaCry Ransomware used one of the exploit code-named EternalBlue by NSA, was already patched … Continue reading

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Ransomware variants vying for the top slot

WannaCry Ransomware is a game changer at all levels in the arena ruled by the likes of Reveton, CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, Locky etc. WannaCry has not just utilized the encryption capabilities but also exploited vulnerabilities to propagate. WannaCry gained prominence due … Continue reading

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WannaCry Ransomware – eScan’s Advisory

WannaCry Ransomware attack has affected a lot of endpoints in the networks of hospitals, educational organizations, government sector etc. This has led to the negative consequences on the businesses causing loss of data, thus hampering the business continuity. WannaCry also … Continue reading

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New Ransomware allows encryption of files

A unique ransomware named WYSIWYE (What You See Is What You Encrypt) has been detected recently where the conventional ransomware techniques differ. The cyber-criminals deploy this malware to get access to the victims’ computers and then execute the equivalent malware … Continue reading

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